SA vs IND, 3rd Test: Jasprit Bumrah clean bowls Aiden Markram with In-Cutter; Watch Video
With the second ball of the morning, Jasprit Bumrah clean bowled overnight hitter Aiden Markram, giving India a flawless start on day two of the SA vs IND 3rd Test against South Africa in Cape Town.
With 8 runs on the board, Markram elected to leave a delivery bowled around the off stump. The Protea batter had no idea how far the ball would come in after pitching.
Markram failed to cover his off stump, and his decision to leave the ball proved costly as Bumrah struck the stumps.
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The Indian paceman had a cheeky grin on his face after bringing up his second wicket of the innings, which left South Africa in trouble.
To give the foreigners a solid start, Bumrah had previously removed South African captain Dean Elgar late on Day 1.
India had been bowled out for 223 runs earlier, with Kagiso Rabada taking four wickets and Marco Jansen three.
Virat Kohli, India’s skipper, struck a resolute 79, while Cheteshwar Pujara added 43 runs.